NYSE:WEA

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund Stock Forecast, Price & News

$14.42
-0.06 (-0.41 %)
(As of 09/17/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$12.84
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Volume6,201 shs
Average Volume25,863 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.06%
BetaN/A
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About Western Asset Premier Bond Fund

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Western Asset Management Company. The fund is co-managed by Western Asset Management Company Limited, Western Asset Management Company Pte. Ltd., and Western Asset Management Company Ltd. It invests in the fixed income markets of the United States. The fund primarily invests in investment grade bonds, including corporate bonds, U.S. government and agency securities, and mortgage related securities. It seeks to maintain an average duration of around two to three years with an average credit quality of BBB. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Barclays Capital U.S. Corporate High Yield Index and the Barclays Capital U.S. Credit Index. Western Asset Premier Bond Fund was formed on March 28, 2002 and is domiciled in the United States.

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Western Asset Premier Bond Fund (NYSE:WEA) Frequently Asked Questions

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Are investors shorting Western Asset Premier Bond Fund?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund saw a decline in short interest in August. As of August 13th, there was short interest totaling 10,000 shares, a decline of 47.1% from the July 29th total of 18,900 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 27,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.4 days.
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How has Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock was trading at $12.45 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WEA stock has increased by 15.8% and is now trading at $14.42.
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How often does Western Asset Premier Bond Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Asset Premier Bond Fund?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund declared a monthly dividend on Friday, May 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.066 per share on Friday, October 1st. This represents a $0.79 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 22nd.
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Is Western Asset Premier Bond Fund a good dividend stock?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund pays an annual dividend of $0.78 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.06%.
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Who are Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's key executives?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kenneth Donald Fuller, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Trustee (Age 63)
  • Mr. Paul Jablansky, Portfolio Mang.

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What is Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock symbol?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WEA."

Who are Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's major shareholders?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include 1607 Capital Partners LLC (0.00%), Sit Investment Associates Inc. (0.00%), ProVise Management Group LLC (0.00%), Morgan Stanley (0.00%), Morgan Stanley (0.00%) and LPL Financial LLC (0.00%).
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Which major investors are selling Western Asset Premier Bond Fund stock?

WEA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 1607 Capital Partners LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Sit Investment Associates Inc., Invesco Ltd., Stifel Financial Corp, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., and Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co..
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Which major investors are buying Western Asset Premier Bond Fund stock?

WEA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including MML Investors Services LLC, Fiera Capital Corp, ProVise Management Group LLC, Mid Atlantic Financial Management Inc. ADV, LPL Financial LLC, Shaker Financial Services LLC, Morgan Stanley, and Morgan Stanley.
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How do I buy shares of Western Asset Premier Bond Fund?

Shares of WEA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock price today?

One share of WEA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.42.

What is Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's official website?

The official website for Western Asset Premier Bond Fund is www.leggmason.com.

Where are Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's headquarters?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund is headquartered at 385 E Colorado Blvd, PASADENA, CA 91101-1923, United States.


This page was last updated on 9/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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